Latest news in Botswana newspapers
Elderly man charged for girlfriend’s murder
A jilted 62-year-old Molepolole man is in police custody for strangling his ex-girlfriend to (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Tsheole appointed Deputy President of ASEA
Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) Chief Executive Officer, Thapelo Tsheole has been (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Phokoletso Proven to be a fast mover in the FMCG industry
“I am the first Motswana to become Regional Sales Manager in the retail industry particularly (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Choppies embark on a “back to basics” approach
Choppies co-founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ramachandran Ottapathu says the company (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Know Your Mall – The ‘game city’ experience
In this first installment of Know Your Mall – a column designed to provide readers with in-depth (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
School bus driver fleeces parents of P116 000
FRAUDSTER FACES 60 COUNTS OF OBTAINING BY FALSE PRETENSE A school bus driver who defrauded (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Botswana Savings Bank opens new branch in Palapye
Located at River View Mall, the latest addition to the Botswana Savings Bank empire extends the (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Ghetto 83% covid-19 compliant
*City has never reached Red Zone status The Mayor of Francistown, Godisang Radisigo has (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
BDC and Kromberg on expansion drive
Two companies partner on P64 million factory Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) and (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
Govt to audit Tuli Block farms
The Minister of Land Management, Water and Sanitation, Kefentse Mzwinila says to ascertain the (...)[The Voice] 1/12/2020
The Telegraph December 2
Digital edition of The Telegraph, December 2, 2020.[Sunday Standard] 30/11/2020
Chronic Joblessness: How to Help Curtail it
The past week or two has been a mixed grill of briefs in so far as the national employment (...)[WeekendPost] 30/11/2020
The Era of “The Diplomat”
Youngest Maccabees scion Jonathan takes over after Judas and leads for 18 years Going (...)[WeekendPost] 30/11/2020
State yet to record statements in fatal shooting case
Prosecutors are yet to record crucial witness statements in a murder case where a taxi driver (...)[The Voice] 30/11/2020
Land Board appointments of party activists is political corruption
Parliament has rejected a motion by Leader of Opposition (LOO) calling for the reversing of the (...)[WeekendPost] 30/11/2020
uneasy is the head that wears the crown
William Shakespeare Henry IV The HBO fantasy drama series Game of Thrones was hugely (...)[WeekendPost] 30/11/2020
Botswana in African press & news African sites
Botswana: Govt Sets Up Gender-Violence Courts to Tackle Pandemic Backlog
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Gaborone -- Rights groups hope dedicated courts will speed up justice for abuse victims in...
Botswana's Galaxy off to good start in CAF Champions League
GABORONE, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Botswana league champions Jwaneng Galaxy were off to an excellent start of the...
[The Africa news] 29/11/2020
Southern Africa: Regional Leaders Plan 'Comprehensive' Response to Mozambique Attacks
[The Herald] Gaborone -- SADC yesterday undertook to work on a robust regional response to the growing threat of...
SADC leaders agree to respond to attacks in Mozambique
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has agreed to respond to the Islamist insurgency ravaging areas in...
Botswanan boxers to headline WBF
GABORONE, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- Botswana professional boxers Onkarabile 'Scara' Mothibedi and Tshepang 'Gearbox' Babui are...
[The Africa news] 26/11/2020
Botswana cement producer aims for high-income
GABORONE, Nov. 26 (Xinhua) -- Botswana's leading cement producer PPC Botswana has announced a commitment to propelling...
[The Africa news] 26/11/2020
Liquid Telecom Expands Connectivity in Botswana
Liquid Telecom has revealed that it is activating 82 km of fibre in a cross-border network into Botswana. This expansion...
[IT News Africa] 26/11/2020
Merck Foundation marks International Day of Elimination of Violence
Gaborone [Botswana], November 26 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck Germany,...
[The Africa news] 26/11/2020
Botswana: Executions Mar Masisi's Presidency - Ai
[The Patriot] President Mokgweetsi Masisi's first year in office has been characterised by a steep rise in executions,...
UNESCO hand over COVID-19 booklets to Botswana primary schools
GABORONE, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- Primary school students in Botswana are set to receive about 30,000 UN-sponsored booklets...
[The Africa news] 20/11/2020
Botswana increases church gatherings from 50 to 100 people
GABORONE, Nov. 19 (Xinhua) -- Church gatherings in Botswana have been increased from 50 to 100 people, the office of the...
[The Africa news] 19/11/2020
Botswana defeat Zambia in AFCON qualifiers
GABORONE, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) -- Botswana beat Zambia 1-0 in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group H qualifier match...
[The Africa news] 17/11/2020
Namibia: Chaos At Border As Slain Namibians Arrive Home
[Namibian] Emotions ran high this weekend as the remains of the four fishermen killed by the Botswana Defence Force...
Namibia: Remains of Fishermen to Be Repatriated
[Namibian] THE remains of the four fishermen who were shot by the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) along the Chobe River...
Southern Africa: South Africa Win Cosafa Women's Championship, Tanzania Take Under-17 Title
[Cosafa] Hosts South Africa claimed a fourth successive COSAFA Women's Championship title following a 2-1 victory over...
Southern Africa: Botswana's Border Aggression Is a Regional Security Issue
[Namibian] BOTSWANA'S extrajudicial execution of alleged trespassers from neighbouring countries will never stop until...
Botswana signs agreement with global vaccine scheme for 20% of population
Botswana has signed an agreement with the global vaccine distribution scheme co-led by the World Health Organisation,...
Botswana reviews immigration policies to improve business environment
GABORONE, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Monday revealed that the southern African country...
[The Africa news] 09/11/2020
Botswana: Land Cracks Investigations Crucial - Morwaeng
[Botswana Daily News] Molepolole -- Minister for Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration has said...
Botswana: GBV May Cause Instability, Economic Decline
[Botswana Daily News] Selebi Phikwe -- Gender-based violence (GBV) may create instability in society if not addressed,...
COVID-19 private charter flights protocols issued in Botswana
GABORONE, Nov. 5 (Xinhua) -- Botswana has issued private charter flights protocols, following a decision to allow...
[The Africa news] 05/11/2020
COVID-19 lockdown leads to credit growth slumps in Botswana
GABORONE, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) -- Bank credit growth in Botswana has slowed down amid the pandemic, dropping from 10.7...
[The Africa news] 04/11/2020
Botswana extends wage subsidy for tourism sector
GABORONE, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) -- Botswana has approved a wage subsidy for the tourism industry, the country's most ailing...
[The Africa news] 02/11/2020